The teaser trailer for The Lord of the Rings upcoming prequel series The Rings of Power has officially dropped.
The long-awaited trailer first aired during the Super Bowl yesterday (Monday), with an estimated 100 million people watching from around the world.
An official statement tells us the upcoming Amazon series "brings to screens for the very first time the heroic legends of the fabled Second Age of Middle-earth's history.
"This epic drama is set thousands of years before the events of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and will take viewers back to an era in which great powers were forged, kingdoms rose to glory and fell to ruin, unlikely heroes were tested, hope hung by the finest of threads, and the greatest villain that ever flowed from Tolkien’s pen threatened to cover all the world in darkness."
The series will have both new and returning characters, and is set to release on Prime Video on September 2nd.
Check out the teaser trailer up top.